Long Island City

In rare victory for an artist-run space, New York’s Flux Factory buys its building

The purchase, plus an expansion to a second Queens locale, was made possible by a rarely used municipal allocation for culture funding

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New York developer who whitewashed 5Pointz graffiti—and owes artists $6.75m in damages—appeals to Supreme Court

Petition focuses on the phrasing of the Visual Artists Rights Act, which protects works of “recognized stature” without defining what that means

As debate rages around controversial US monuments, New York park invites artists to make their own

The year-long programme Monuments Now at Socrates Sculpture Park in Queens aims to evaluate ideas around public art

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Portrait of MoMA’s new home: Long Island City

The area is home to a growing number of cultural institutions